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Senate Committee onBills in the Third Reading

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Room 413F
State House
Boston, MA 02133 
Tel:(617) 722-1625
It shall be the duty of the committee on Bills in the Third Reading to consider all bills and resolves prior to their final reading, and examine, correct and recommend such amendments as may be necessary concerning duplication, grammatical errors, constitutionality, etc. The committee shall also consider all amendments subsequent to third reading and all amendments from the House. The committee shall also act in relation to all resolutions and proposals, and act on any other matters referred thereto.
Date Starts Topics Bills Status Location
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Bill Num. Title Sponsor Report Type
S.1803  An Act revising the charter for the city of Pittsfield  Benjamin B. Downing   Correctly Drawn 
S.1798  An Act relative to the charter of the town of Rockland  John F. Keenan   Correctly Drawn 
H.3357  An Act relative to the capital investment fund of the town of Sterling   Harold P. Naughton, Jr.
Kimberly N. Ferguson  
Correctly Drawn 
H.3439  An Act amending the charter for the Town of Randolph  Walter F. Timilty   Correctly Drawn 
H.3446  An Act validating the actions taken by assistant tax collector, Rosemarie Driscoll, in the town of Weymouth  House Committee on Bills in the Third Reading   Correctly Drawn 
S.1869  An Act relative to the Architectural Access Board  Senate Committee on Ways and Means   Correctly Drawn 
S.1868  An Act relative to the oversight of inspections  Senate Committee on Ways and Means   Correctly Drawn 
H.3411  An Act authorizing the town of Hingham to change the use of certain parcels of land in the town  Joint Committee on Municipalities and Regional Government   Correctly Drawn 
H.3603  An Act authorizing the town of Fairhaven to grant an additional license for the sale of wines and malt beverages to be drunk on the premises  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure   Correctly Drawn 
H.3314  An Act authorizing the town of Nantucket to convey certain land to the Nantucket Islands Land Bank  Timothy R. Madden
Daniel A. Wolf  
Correctly Drawn 
S.1851  An Act authorizing the city of Fall River to use certain park land for combined sewer overflow control  Michael J. Rodrigues   Correctly Drawn 
S.1792  An Act providing for a charter for the town of Sandwich  Therese Murray   Correctly Drawn 
H.307  An Act authorizing the town of Norfolk to grant an additional license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages not to be drunk on the premises  Daniel B. Winslow
Richard J. Ross  
Correctly Drawn 
H.3533  An Act relative to the form of government in the town of Paxton  Kimberly N. Ferguson   Correctly Drawn 
H.3615  An Act authorizing the town of Concord to grant an additional license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages not to be drunk on the premises  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure   Correctly Drawn 
H.3616  An Act authorizing the town of Natick to grant a license for the sale of all alcoholic beverages to be drunk on the premises  Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure   Correctly Drawn 
S.1790  An Act authorizing the town of Topsfield to grant a license for the sale of wine to be drunk on the premises of a farmer-winery  Joan B. Lovely   Correctly Drawn 
S.935  An Act increasing the membership of the city of Lowell board of license commissioners from 3 to 5 members   Eileen M. Donoghue   Correctly Drawn 
S.1788  An Act authorizing the board of assessors of the town of Newbury to grant an abatement of real estate taxes to certain Plum Island home owners for fiscal year 2013  Bruce E. Tarr   Correctly Drawn 
S.1765  An Act relative to the adjustment of disability retirement benefits payable to Lynn police officer Gregory LeBlanc  Thomas M. McGee   Correctly Drawn 
Bill Num. Title Sponsor Arrived Hearing Schedule
S.1752  An Act authorizing the town of Belchertown to convey certain conservation land  Gale D. Candaras    6/14/2013   
S.402  An Act authorizing the relocation, replacement, reconstruction and maintenance of a piling supported building in the town of Newbury  Bruce E. Tarr    6/18/2013   
S.1869  An Act relative to the Architectural Access Board  Senate Committee on Ways and Means    9/26/2013   
H.3630  An Act relative to the town of Dennis Barrier Beach Protection Stabilization Fund   Cleon H. Turner    1/23/2014   
H.3697  An Act authorizing the town of Dartmouth to accept certain roadways as public ways  Christopher M. Markey    1/23/2014   
H.3744  An Act authorizing the town of Stoneham to establish a special fund for the collection and disposal of trash  Jason Lewis    2/6/2014   
H.3743  An Act authorizing the town of Stoneham to create a special fund for railroad right of way proceeds  Jason Lewis    2/27/2014   
S.1894  An Act exempting certain employees from the Northampton retirement system  Stanley C. Rosenberg    3/6/2014   
H.3605  An Act relative to the grant of authority to the town of Marion  William M. Straus    3/6/2014   
S.1872  An Act authorizing the town of Milton to assess an additional amount of real estate and personal property taxes   Brian A. Joyce    3/20/2014   
H.3776  An Act authorizing the town of Acton to transfer certain forest land to general municipal purposes  Jennifer E. Benson    3/20/2014   
S.1994  An Act amending the charter of the city known as the Town of Greenfield  Stanley C. Rosenberg    4/4/2014   
H.3817  An Act authorizing the late filing of a tax abatement application for the Amherst Committee for a Better Chance, Inc  Ellen Story 
Stanley C. Rosenberg  
4/4/2014   
S.2042  An Act relative to the disability retirement of Woburn police officer Robert DeNapoli  Kenneth J. Donnelly    4/10/2014   
H.2603  An Act relative to the filing deadline for residential exemption, personal exemptions and tax deferrals in the city of Boston  Russell E. Holmes    4/10/2014   
H.3625  An Act relative to the powers of the Boston Housing Commission  Byron Rushing    4/10/2014   
H.3626  An Act relative to the Nantucket Memorial Airport Fuel Revolving Account  Timothy R. Madden 
Daniel A. Wolf  
4/10/2014   
H.3637  An Act exempting Martin B. Parayno from the maximum age requirement for firefighters in the city of Methuen  Diana DiZoglio    4/10/2014   
H.3801  An Act authorizing the county and town of Nantucket to convey a certain parcel of land  Timothy R. Madden 
Daniel A. Wolf  
4/10/2014   
S.1789  An Act authorizing the town of Heath to continue the employment of Margo Ann Newton as police chief  Benjamin B. Downing    4/17/2014   
S.1793  An Act to permit town resident, Evens Maurice, to apply and be considered for appointment to the position of police officer in the town of Arlington  Kenneth J. Donnelly    4/17/2014   
S.1944  An Act exempting the police department of the town of Westwood from the provisions of the civil service law  Michael F. Rush    4/17/2014   
S.2002  An Act directing the city of Boston Police Department to waive the maximum age requirement for police officer Edward Grace  Sal N. DiDomenico    4/17/2014   
H.3228  An Act authorizing the appointment of Billy Ray Hawkins, Jr. as a firefighter in the city of Haverhill notwithstanding the maximum age requirement  Brian S. Dempsey    4/17/2014   
H.3487  An Act authorizing the appointment of Scott Bradish as a firefighter in the city of Haverhill notwithstanding the maximum age requirement  Brian S. Dempsey    4/17/2014   
H.3807  An Act authorizing the appointment of Scott Marchand as a firefighter in the city of Haverhill notwithstanding the maximum age requirement  Brian S. Dempsey 
Kathleen O'Connor Ives  
4/17/2014   
H.3864  An Act relative to the appointment of special police officers in the city of Newton  Kay Khan    4/17/2014   
H.3919  An Act relative to the charter of the city of Somerville  Denise Provost 
Patricia D. Jehlen  
4/17/2014   

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